Tax technology specialist Digita has acquired the exclusive licence to Microsoft’s tax software, Microsoft TaxSaver. As part of the deal, Digita will provide the Inland Revenue with a new version of the internet filing software it distributes to taxpayers, TaxSaver Lite 2000. The announcement follows the last week’s decision by the OFT to clear the Revenue of accusations of illegally distributing Microsoft tax software to self-assessment payers. www.digita.com www.accountancyage.com/IT.
Cowgill Holloway and Warings Business Advisors have merged, with a range of growth plans in the North West put in place
New growth opportunities in Aberdeen, North East Scotland, are being invested in by Grant Thornton
If businesses do not take cyber security seriously in their business planning regulators may do it for them, the ICAEW has warned
The Financial Reporting Council has issued guidance regarding the annual reporting of 1,200 large and smaller listed companies. The letter highlighted the key issues and improvements that can be made in the 2016 reporting season